Historic Moana Pasifika squad announced to play the Māori All Blacks

The colours of Pacific nations Fiji, Samoa and Tonga will come together under the first ever Moana Pasifika squad named by Head Coach Fa’alogo Tana Umaga to play an historic match against the Māori All Blacks presented by Sky next month. The Moana Pasifika squad is: Moana Pasifika Team 2020 Name Age H(m) W(kg) Province M10 Super/Pro Rugby Tests Nationality Forwards 1 *Alamanda Motuga 26 1.83 96 Counties

Date set for Rugby World Cup 2021 Draw

Date set for Rugby World Cup 2021 Draw • Rugby World Cup 2021 Draw confirmed for 20 November 2020 • Draw event to be held at SkyCity Theatre in the heart of Auckland • RWC 2021 Draw to be live streamed to global audiences via World Rugby digital channels World Rugby, and hosts New

NZR statement on Investec Rugby Championship schedule

NZR statement on Investec Rugby Championship schedule NZR has expressed its disappointment at the announcement of The Investec Rugby Championship schedule which has the All Blacks playing their last match in Australia on Saturday 12 December, which is a change from original planning. SANZAAR has announced the match schedule for the Championship,

NZ to host two Bledisloe Cup Tests ahead of Rugby Championship to be played in Australia

New Zealand Rugby (NZR) says its looking forward to the resumption of international rugby following confirmation from SANZAAR that the Investec Rugby Championship will be staged in Australia this year. NZR CEO Mark Robinson said: "We're obviously disappointed at the decision to not have New Zealand host the tournament, but we

ALL BLACKS SQUAD NAMED FOR 2020 INVESTEC RUGBY CHAMPIONSHIP

The All Blacks selectors, Head Coach Ian Foster, Assistant Head Coach John Plumtree and former All Black Grant Fox, have named the squad for the 2020 Investec Rugby Championship. The 35-strong squad is as follows (with age, Investec Super Rugby club, province and Test caps.  New All Blacks in bold): Forwards: Hookers Asafo Aumua

South steal win in last gasp

Super Rugby Aotearoa's star Will Jordan turned it on in the 84th minute to steal a 38-35 win for his South Island side in the interisland clash in Wellington on Saturday. It was an outstanding game, and while lacking the intensity of the local derbies of the Super Rugby Aotearoa series, it